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Palladium- and Nickel-Catalyzed Decarbonylative C–S Coupling to Convert Thioesters to Thioethers
- Ichiishi, Naoko, Malapit, Christian A., Woźniak, Łukasz, Sanford, Melanie S.
- Organic letters 2018 v.20 no.1 pp. 44-47
- catalysts, chemical reactions, chemical structure, thioesters
- This Letter describes the development of a catalytic decarbonylative C–S coupling reaction that transforms thioesters into thioethers. Both Pd- and Ni-based catalysts are developed and applied to the construction of diaryl, aryl alkyl, and heterocycle-containing thioethers.